nascar-cup News and Analysis
Less than two weeks since hosting its most recent NASCAR Cup Series race, Atlanta Motor Speedway’s reconfiguration and repaving project is well-underway.
NASCAR issued a series of penalties – including two suspensions – to Hendrick Motorsports on Thursday for a violation of its sealed engine policy.
There is no secret Brad Keselowski’s addition to Roush Fenway Racing next season is part of the organization’s “succession plan” but that doesn’t mean team co-owner Jack Roush is stepping aside.
Brad Keselowski’s move next season at Roush Fenway Racing was made official on Tuesday but he’s likely the first of many.
As Motorsport.com first reported, Brad Keselowski will join Roush Fenway Racing in 2022 as both a driver and co-owner.
As it turned out, Joey Logano believed he had one of the best cars of the season in Sunday’s race at New Hampshire. He just was never in position to capitalize on it.
Following the results of a review of crash test data by an independent panel of experts, NASCAR will be releasing Next Gen car chassis and car parts to Cup teams this week.
Christopher Bell got better the longer Sunday’s race at New Hampshire went on, but it never went the scheduled distance.
It may have been difficult see, but Aric Almirola upset the field Sunday at New Hampshire and won his way into the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs.
Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at New Hampshire came to a crashing halt when wet track conditions triggered a multi-car wreck on Lap 6 and brought out a red flag.
Reigning NASCAR Cup Series champion Chase Elliott held off three-time Cup champion Tony Stewart to take the victory in the Camping World SRX Series season finale Saturday night at the Nashville (Tenn.) Fairgrounds Speedway.
While doing his best to avoid naming the new organization, Roger Penske detailed the path Brad Keselowski has paved toward team ownership next season in the NASCAR Cup Series.
Harrison Burton will step up to the NASCAR Cup Series in 2022, driving the famed No. 21 Wood Brothers Ford.
Former NASCAR Cup Series champion Brad Keselowski has explained that his exit from Team Penske is to “embrace a new opportunity and challenge” but has yet to reveal what that is.
Team Penske has confirmed that its former NASCAR Cup Series champion Brad Keselowski will depart from its lineup at the end of the season and be replaced by Austin Cindric, the defending NASCAR Xfinity Series champion in 2022.
Kyle Larson will remain with Hendrick Motorsports for the foreseeable future in a new contract extension revealed Wednesday.
Since the announcement of Atlanta Motor Speedway's upcoming reconfiguration, several drivers have spoken out about the move and the fact that most were not consulted beforehand.
If one thing has defined Kurt Busch’s career in the NASCAR Cup Series, it’s that he’s always found a way.
Kurt Busch’s victory over younger brother Kyle Sunday at Atlanta came with an assist from Ross Chastain and Kyle appeared none-too-happy with it.
It was a Busch brothers duel for the ages Sunday at Atlanta, with older brother Kurt getting the best of Kyle for his first win of the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season.
Atlanta Motor Speedway announced earlier this week plans to repave and reconfigure its track in the offseason but it was apparently needed much sooner.
IndyCar Series veteran Marco Andretti won the Camping World SRX Series event Saturday night at Slinger (Wisconsin) Speedway to take his first victory in a stock car.
It’s been a difficult year for Kevin Harvick and Stewart-Haas Racing, but Harvick’s crew chief thinks Sunday’s race at Atlanta could foretell what they can make out of the 2021 season.
NASCAR is awaiting a sign-off by an independent panel of experts on the crash test results of its Next Generation car before releasing it to teams so they can begin construction.
Reigning NASCAR Cup Series champion Chase Elliott will become the series’ first active driver to compete in the SRX (Superstar Racing Experience) Series.
In the week following the July 11th NASCAR Cup Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway, the track will be completely reconfigured for the 2022 season.
Following his victory Sunday at Road America, Chase Elliott made certain he savored the moment and NASCAR should, too.
Team owner Chip Ganassi may be out of NASCAR at the end of the 2021 season, but his current drivers in the Cup Series show no signs of slowing down.
Christopher Bell had a car capable of competing with Hendrick Motorsports on Sunday, which is saying something considering the organization’s recent performance.
Chase Elliott returned to form on Sunday, winning the first NASCAR Cup Series race at Road America in 65 years.
Seven-time Trans Am Series champion Ernie Francis Jr. scored an emphatic inaugural victory in the Camping World SRX Series race Saturday night at Lucas Oil Raceway.
Despite some chaotic moments in qualifying, Hendrick Motorsports swept the front row for Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Road America.
Kurt and Kyle Busch topped Saturday’s lone NASCAR Cup Series practice session at Road America, but it won’t do much good for Kyle.
The addition of the iconic Road America course to the NASCAR Cup Series schedule this season left many drivers looking for innovative ways to find track time.
Chip Ganassi selling out his NASCAR Cup Series team to young upstarts in Trackhouse Racing came as a shock to many, but how big a deal is it in the grand scheme of things and what does it say about NASCAR’s upcoming Next-Gen era?
Trackhouse Entertainment Group has purchased Chip Ganassi Racing's entire NASCAR Cup Series operation.
American motorsports grandee Chip Ganassi insists that he’s “not getting out of anything” after selling off his NASCAR team’s assets to Trackhouse Racing ahead of the 2022 Cup season.
Jeff Gordon’s decision to leave the Fox Sports TV booth was never going to be about ‘if’ but ‘when.’
Team Penske crew chief Todd Gordon is stepping away from his role following the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season.
Denny Hamlin is growing frustrated with running well in races but failing to take the checkered flag.
Bubba Wallace made the fuel-mileage work and scored his best finish of the season Sunday at Pocono Raceway.
With a shifter stuck in fourth gear and a car quickly running out of fuel, Kyle Busch survived to win Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway.
Tony Stewart made it back-to-back victories in the Camping World SRX Series by winning in dramatic fashion at his own Eldora Speedway on Saturday night.
Kyle Larson won’t have much time to think about the one that got away, but it surely will still sting.
Kyle Larson had another win in hand – and then he handed it over to his teammate Alex Bowman after a flat tire on the final lap at Pocono.
It certainly looks like Team Penske has had a solid season with all three of its NASCAR Cup Series drivers having won this year but looks can be deceiving.
Jeff Gordon is leaving the Fox Sports broadcast booth for an executive position at Hendrick Motorsports.
Kyle Larson would like to clear something up – NASCAR is where his focus is and where he has always hoped to compete.
Ross Chastain believed he had a top-five car on Sunday – it just took a long while to show it.
Aric Almirola enjoyed his best result of the 2021 season in NASCAR's return to Nashville, finishing fourth after starting from pole position.
A new track didn’t change the outcome in the NASCAR Cup Series of late as Kyle Larson won the inaugural race at Nashville (Tenn.) Superspeedway.
NASCAR Hall of Famer Tony Stewart added another first to his extensive motorsports resume.
It’s been a difficult season for Aric Almirola but on Sunday he found a bright spot
The spotter for reigning NASCAR Cup Series champion Chase Elliott, was who suspended last month for his failure to report an arrest, was reinstated on Friday.
Kaulig Racing unveiled its expansion plans Friday which include the purchase of two charters to field teams in the NASCAR Cup Series.
Alex Bowman’s strong start to the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series has earned him another contract extension with Hendrick Motorsports.
Keelan Harvick wanted to give his dad, NASCAR star Kevin Harvick, something special this year for Father’s Day and it was a ‘Monster’ of a surprise for both of them.